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NROCKS Outdoor Adventures

141 Nelson Gap Road, Circleville, WV 26804
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Via Ferrata

What an amazing experience with great guides. The cliffs and bridge were awesome and I would... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
JoshW852
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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Cat and Kat couldn't have been better

Our experience was wonderful and the more I think about it, the happier I am. Cat and Kat were our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
posey914
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Scott Depot, West Virginia
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NROCKS Outdoor Adventures, formerly known as the Nelson Rocks Outdoor Center, is a privately-owned adventure destination that encompasses 145 mountainous acres, including the two Tuscarora Quartzite fins of Nelson Rocks. Located in the beautiful North Fork Valley of Pendleton County, West Virginia, NROCKS is home to a Via Ferrata, The North Fork Valley Canopy Tour, and incredible guided rock climbing trips. Come visit and experience an adventure of a lifetime!
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“rock climbing” (28 reviews)
“canopy tour” (20 reviews)
“fear of heights” (14 reviews)
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141 Nelson Gap Road, Circleville, WV 26804
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Reviewed 3 days ago

What an amazing experience with great guides. The cliffs and bridge were awesome and I would highly recommend to any adventure seekers. We made the drive from Philly specifically for this and were not disappointed!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our experience was wonderful and the more I think about it, the happier I am. Cat and Kat were our guides and provided just the right amount of patience, encouragement and anxiety-busting jokes. Their guidance made us feel safe the entire day. The equipment and...More

Thank posey914
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The NROCKS Via Ferrata was an amazing climbing experience. All the fun of climbing with the security of a harness, helmet, double carabiner, and metal rungs. Absolutely LOVED it and plan to return to climb during the different seasons so I can see the change...More

Thank Caroline M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Climbing the via ferratta is hands down one of my favorite experiences. Photos and words cannot describe how enchantingly beautiful the views are, and how incredibly accomplished you feel. The course is challenging and fun, the guides are great, and if you go on a...More

Thank Lee-Ann G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three years ago I found Via Feratta on Pinterest and my best friend and I put it on our "To-Do" List. This year we decided to check it off the list and go to Nelson Rocks for my friends birthday. Mother Nature, however had other...More

Thank Monica A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This wasn't even on my Bucket list or ever crossed my mind of things to do, due to fear of heights. But Thanks to My husband and sister, I can add it and check it off now. Lee is a great guide, gave good instructions,...More

Thank Tgft2015
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our second adventure with zip lining. There’s 11 zips. We had 7 paying customers and 3 people on our guide. It was a little crowded for my taste but well worth the adventure. We went early morning and left the rest of the...More

Thank jodia447
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lindsey and Jared were awesome! Not for the faint of heart, but if your on the daring side this wont disappoint. I felt extremely safe the whole time!

Thank Holly G
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I really enjoyed this Via Ferrata. It is in a very pretty area of West Virginia with rock fins, notches (which we climbed through) and a long swinging bridge. Garrett, our guide, was very good and more than helpful with picture taking....More

Thank Robert S
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Reviewed May 18, 2018

A bucket list for us. Our crew leaders and our group was unbelievable. what a great day and safe. only challenge was yourself. Our leaders took the fear factor out of the equations and made it an awesome adventure. Have a lot of friends and...More

Thank SoftJam
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Maulin S
August 17, 2016|
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Response from Brian S | Reviewed this property |
As others mentioned there was a wide rage of people on the trip I was on both in age and fitness. As long as you are in decent hiking shape this should not be very challenging for you to do. Also the pace is not fast since... More
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savvyc
November 25, 2015|
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Response from NROCKS | Property representative |
Hello SavvyC, Thanks for reaching out and asking us about our weather policy. We climb the Via Ferrata in light rain. If consistent medium to heavy rain is expected we typically do not climb. In addition, if we're... More
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Jennifer U
August 10, 2015|
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Response from NROCKS | Property representative |
Hi Jennifer, A smaller camera will be more practical to click away with while you climb, however if you are prepared to wear a backpack there are definitely a couple of places you can pull out your DSLR for some fantastic... More
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